Tips on How to Measure a Mattress

Tips on How to Measure a Mattress

Many people head to the local store to buy a mattress for a comfortable sleep. A little information on how to measure a mattress helps to buy the best and good quality mattress for your condo or apartment.
Mattresses are offered in different depths, heights, and widths. Selecting the right mattresses helps to perfectly fit a double cot at your home. You can ask the salesman to provide a ruler or tape for measuring the mattress.
You can use the tape to measure the depth of the mattress without putting a pressure. Mattresses are offered in various dimensions at local stores. You need to measure the inner dimensions of the cot and choose the best mattress by measuring the depth, width and length of your home.
Standard Mattress Sizes
Full Mattress: 54 inches x 75 inches
Long Twin Mattress: 39 inches x 80 inches
Twin Mattress: 39 inches x 75 inches
King Mattress: 78 inches x 80 inches
California King Mattress: 73 inches x 84 inches
It is also suggested to choose the right pillow for your mattress to provide support for the neck and prevent acid reflux.
You can order for both mattress and a pillow at a local store for a comfortable sleep with your girlfriend.